VG- Black cloth with gilt titles to spine, no jacket, 8vo. Given date of 1933 is that of preface, book may be later printing. xxiv + 479pp. Index. Prepared by Marx-Engels-Lenin Institute, Moscow. Edited with preface by V. Adoratsky. Contains writings by Engels, Lenin, Stalin, Paul Lefargue, Wilhelm Liebknecht, in addition to excerpts from Marx and marx/Engels. VG-to VG. Surface loss with touches of fraying to uper spine and to lighly bumped corners. Gilt dulled but still clear. Binding square, though slight separation at pp.240-241 (all holding fine) and fairly strong play to front hinge. Pages mildly toned with sporadic, relatively rare underlining to Manifesto and letters on historic materialism.
Fair. Sixth Printing. Bumping/chipping/creasing, soiling and highlighting on select pages present. Fair condition. Moderate to heavy shelf wear or edge wear on covers and spine. Books in Fair condition most likely will have markings or highlights on pages or binding defects. (V42)
Very Good. No Jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Two volumes, blue cloth 8vo, pp.615, 483. Blindstamped portrait of the two bearded gentlemen on the covers. Cloth a little darkened with spine titling dull but legible. Ownership label on front pastedowns, inscription on front endpapers. Contents very slightly browned but overall clean and crisp. VG Heavy book weighing c1800g when wrapped, exceeding the default weight of 1000g for the postage quotation, and so invoking a request for the shortfall in actual postage at cost at time of order ( or in response to enquiry ).
Good. No Jacket. 12mo-over 6¾"-7¾" tall. This is Volume Two only. Blue cloth boards with white lettering. Spine strip has faded. Rear board stained. Internally text block is clean. Binding tight. 694 pages including index + publisher's adverts.
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